Tracy, the wandering Toyota, hangs up her tyres

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Tracy, the wandering Toyota, hangs up her tyres

After a long life of adventure, the car joins a collector’s range of classic rarities

Senior reporter

“Tracy”, the well-travelled, long-in-the-tooth Toyota Conquest that carried octogenarian Julia Albu on an epic trip up and down Africa, has gone to a forever home.

On Thursday, Tracy was offloaded at the Nico Fourie Toyota Museum in Klerksdorp, North West, after a two-day trip by truck from the Western Cape.

Ernie de Boeck, a Toyota enthusiast and Nico Fourie’s parts manager, confirmed that Tracy had arrived safely at its new home...

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